MCAS Field Trip - SEPT 23 - Habitat: Los Osos Oaks Reserve

Bridge at Los Osos Oaks [photo by Robbie Revel] 


Morro Coast Audubon Society Presents 

FIELD TRIP:       Habitat: Los Osos Oaks Reserve  

DATE:                  September 23, 2023 

TIME:                   11:00am to 1:00pm 

LEADER:            Faylla Chapman

Trip is limited to 12 participants- Signups will be taken for 24 hours. 12 participants will be randomly selected. The remainder will be put on standby status in case of cancellations. Only registered people may attend.

DESCRIPTION: Tour the various habitats within the Oaks Reserve with leader, Faylla Chapman. Learn about both native and invasive plants and discover their uses for humans, animals and birds.  There is poison oak throughout the walk. Some moderate up and down hill trails in loose sand.  Trail itself is well delineated and easy to walk but narrow in areas. 2 miles round trip.

Bring a hat, water, snacks, sunscreen, binoculars and field guides (if you have them) and dress in layers to accommodate wind and changing weather. Sturdy shoes are recommended. Restrooms are not available. Rain cancels. 

ADA Accessible: No

Experience Level: All Levels Welcome

Registration and RSVP to confirmation Required! 

Registration will open on the morning of SEPT 8. On that date, the LINK to the Field Trip’s Registration Form will ONLY be sent out via MCAS ALERT and SLOCOBIRDING. If you are not already a member of these email lists, you can join MCAS ALERT via JOIN MCAS ALERT EMAIL LIST in the Footer of the MCAS websiteand/or SLOCOBIRDING via

Questions? Email